Interviewer becomes interviewee

Interview

Pocahontas County High School graduate and Marshall University student Amanda Gibson recently interviewed The Pocahontas Times reporter Suzanne Stewart for a class project. Here is the video of the two discussing journalism and what it is like to reporter for the local newspaper.  More...

by Suzanne Stewart | Published 16 hours ago
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Durbin Council squabbles over Durbin Days

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer At the April 14 Durbin Town Council meeting, councilmembers found themselves at odds when discussing the Durbin Days Heritage Festival and its coordinator. Mayor Danielle Findley explained More...

Pocahontas County High School senior Cody McCarty, left, recently received certification in welding from teacher Dervin Lambert, right. Not pictured:     senior Birch Loudermilk, who also certified in welding. Photo courtesy of Cammy Kesterson
By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Welding students receive certification at PCHS

Pocahontas County High School senior Cody McCarty, left, recently received certification in welding from teacher Dervin Lambert, right. Not pictured: senior Birch Loudermilk, who also certified in welding. Photo More...

By Pocahontas Times On Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Black Fly Spraying

Due to weather and river conditions, the West Virginia Department of Agriculture has rescheduled aerial treatments for biological suppression of black flies on the New, Bluestone, and Greenbrier Rivers. Treatments More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Grand Jury

According to Pocahontas County Circuit Clerk Connie Carr, the following indictments were handed up by the April 2015 Grand Jury. Ebimael Rodriguez Perez, 22, of Durbin, was indicted on Three Counts, Wanton Endangerment, More...

A discarded sofa sits along Knapps Creek on Route 39 near Marlinton. Litter has been shown to have an impact on tourism revenue.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Litter a growing problem in Pocahontas County

What should be a beautiful landscape in Pocahontas County is ruined by litter. This scene could be anywhere in the county but is along a popular fishing spot on Knapps Creek near Frost. G. Hamill photo. It boggles More...

By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Maxwelton VA clinic closes again

Less than two months since re-opening, the VA Clinic in Maxwelton is closing again. The VA closed the clinic in April 2014 after several employees complained about air quality and air testing found formaldehyde More...

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